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Affordable Housing, Announcements, Federal News
July 14, 2015
U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development
The U.S Department of Housing and Urban Development launched the Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing (AFFH) Final Rule page in July and includes an Ask a Question option. The page contains the...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News
June 30, 2015
The Supreme Court of the United States
In the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. Inclusive Communities Project, the Supreme Court, by a 5 to 4 vote, upheld the use of the “disparate impact” standard for...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness
June 30, 2015
National Low Income Housing Coalition
On June 25, 2015, the Senate Appropriations Committee on Transportation and Urban Development and Related Agencies (THUD) approved its FY16 appropriations bill. The proposed bill drastically reduced...
Fact Sheets, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 30, 2015
United States Interagency Council on Homelessness
The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) has released a fact sheet on the National Housing Trust Fund (HTF). Housing to End Homelessness: How the National Housing Trust Fund Will...
Affordable Housing, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 24, 2015
United States Interagency Council on Homelessness
The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) released an amendment to Opening Doors: Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness on June 22, 2015. This amendment utilizes...
Affordable Housing, Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Reports and Publications, Supportive Housing
June 02, 2015
U.S. Department of Education and the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH)
The U.S. Department of Education (ED) in partnership with the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) released a tip sheet, entitled Interagency Data Disclosure: A Tip Sheet on Interagency...
Affordable Housing, Announcements, Community Development, Federal News, Supportive Housing
June 02, 2015
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is requesting public comment on the proposed Small Area Fair Market Rent (SAFMR) method to increase housing opportunities for Housing Choice...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
June 02, 2015
United States Interagency Council on Homelessness
The United States Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) has released a fact sheet that outlines President Obama’s plan to stop chronic homelessness by the end of 2017. President Obama has...
Announcements, Federal News, Homelessness, State News, Supportive Housing
May 20, 2015
Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS)
The State of Connecticut will receive a $7 million Access to Recovery IV grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHA), Governor Malloy announced Monday. The funding will...
Community Development, Federal News, Homelessness, Supportive Housing
May 20, 2015
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)
As part of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) goal to encourage partnership amongst Continuums of Care (CoCs) and Public Housing Agencies (PHAs), it has released two resources...
 

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